Building Bridges: Your Community & Labor Report National Edition Produced by Mimi Rosenberg & Ken Nash ***************** Mayor Bloomberg Provokes School Bus Strike, Hurting Workers, Parents and Children with ATU Local 1181 attorney Richard Gilberg and Jimmy Hedge Executive Board Member/Delegate, Amalgamated Transportation Union (ATU) Local 1181 Union busting is disgusting. NYC's Amalgamated Transit Union Local 1181, representing school bus drivers, matrons, and mechanics was forced onto... Topics: NYC school bus strike, ATU Local 1181, Jimmy Hedge ATU, Richard Gilberg ATU
byGord Jenkins email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org
This is a WIP History of 115 ATU RCAF which was the air element of United Nations emerhency Force 1. Pictures and a start on aircraft numbers have been added. Readers are asked to contribute ,correct and comment. Topics: 115 ATU, 115 ATU RCAF.Peacekeepoing.UNEF 1, Gord Jenkins, Gordon Jenkins
This is a scrapbook of photographs of 115 ATU Quarters at El Arish from 1957 to 1967- UNEF 1 meant to be just that - some pictures before they get lost favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: 115 ATU Photos.115 ATU RCAF Photos, 115 ATU, UNEF1, Gord Jenkins
This is a scrapbook of photographs of 115 ATU Quarters at El Arish from 1957 to 1967- UNEF 1 meant to be just that - some pictures before they get lost Copy of another Archive.org item - converted from docx to pdf format, for easier reading. Original item: http://archive.org/details/115AtuRcafPhotoScrapbook-part1-Marina Topics: 115 ATU Photos.115 ATU RCAF Photos, 115 ATU, UNEF1, Gord Jenkins
Sample pictures of the aircraft used at 115 ATU at El Arish UNEF 1 from 1957 to 1967 DC 3 -DHC Caribou -DHC Otter Topics: 115 ATU RCAF Pictures, 115 ATU RCAF Pictures, 115 ATU Pictures, Gord Jenkins, Doug Poole
This is a Diary of a person -Captain Gord Jenkins -who served with 115 ATU El Arish UNEF 1 1965 66 with details of daily life and photos Topics: 115 ATU RCAF History, 115 ATU RCAF, 115 ATU, UNEF1, Gord Jenkins
As his daughter Debbie said Bob enjoyed his time he spent with the Royal Canadian Air Force and was so proud to have served, and it was a time talked about for years to follow. Bob had an amazing non-stop sense of humor that was relentless regardless of how bad or good the situation was. He was a loving and patient man who loved his family more than anything. We miss him dearly. Bob served in the early years of UNEF 1 at 115 ATU Royal Canadian Air Force Air base El Arish Egypt 1958 -1959 - just... Topics: Bob Coulter, 115 ATU RCAF, 115 ATU, Robert Allan Coulter
You will have to "save file" to get at file to read -it is now becoming so large - this document is the contuning Work In Progress of 115 ATU RCAF History- so large that it will not open dirctly from this www.archive,org web page - 115 Air Transport Unit served in El Arish Egypt for 10 years -1957 to 1967- there are well over 100 pages of pictures/diaries and history. More to come !! Please comment and contribute Topics: 115 ATU, 115 ATU History, 115 ATU History, UNEF 1, Yemen, El Arish, Gord Jenkins, Doug Poole,...
Reference/Attribution www.115ATU.ca ----------------------------------------------------------------------------- The UN Yemen Observation Mission (UNYOM) was established in 1963. Yemen entered into a state of civil war in 1962. Yemen had joined Egypt in 1958, and then in 1962, separated again, sparking the conflict. To ensure that this conflict did not escalate into an international incident, the UN set up the UN Yemen Observation Mission. Around 1963, Saudi Arabia and Egypt joined in the... Topics: Canadian Peacekeeping in Yemen, 115 ATU, 115 ATU RCAF, Gord Jenkis, Gord Jenkins of Ottawa, 134 ATU...
byDoug Poole via Gord Jenkins email@example.com
115 ATU sent a dtachment to Yemen from El Arish. This is the diary and the history of this brief but facinating chapter of 115 ATU History Topics: 115 ATU, 115 ATU RCAF, Peacekeeping, Peacekeeping Yemen, Yemen, Doug Poule, Gord Jenkins, Gordon...
Pictures of aircraft flown by RCAF in UNEF 1 - based mostly in El Arish Egypt 1957 to 1967 NOTE This is WIP - check for date of revision and later edition as pictures are being sent in by readers Topics: UN Aircraft, UNEF 1 Aircraft, UNEF Caribou, 115 ATU, 115 ATU RCAF
Reference /Attribution www.115ATU.ca 115 ATU RCAF Marina was the name given to the Quarters of the unit at El Arish UNEF 1.Marina probablly because it was on the or near the Mediterranean and NOT inland 7 miles where the actual airport was.Marina was to be the RCAF home for 10 years -from 1957 to 1967. Rumour has it - there is no historical record of this I could find- but the Marina Camp was a rest camp during WW2 - -the camp could go back to WW1 for all i know. aAso that the Camp had been... Topics: Marina, UNEF 1, 115 ATU, 115 ATU RCAF, Gord Jenkins, Gord Jenkins of Ottawa
This is an article drawn to my attention by Jan (John) Vennix Martinborough New Zealand that was published in the UNEF1 Newspaper published in GAZA by the UNEF PR Office. Topics: 115 ATU, 115 RCAF.115ATU RCAF History, UNEF 1 115 ATU, Gord Jenkins. Gordon Jenkins
This is the beginning of the history of this Unit -incomplete and work in process - but a start.This was an RCAF Unit stationed at El Arish Egypt during United Nations Emergency Force 1. The story is illustrated with pictures. Topics: Peacekeeping, Peacekeeping Canada.115 ATU.115 ATU RCAF, Gord Jenkins.Gord Jenkins Ottawa CANADA
Reference /Attribution http://www.un.org/en/peacekeeping/missions/past/unef1backgr2.html On 5 November 1956, Canada, Colombia, Denmark, Finland, Norway, Pakistan and Sweden had replied affirmatively.(to the request for troops for UNEF 1) In the following days, Afghanistan, Brazil, Burma, Ceylon, Chile, Czechoslovakia, Ecuador, Ethiopia, India, Indonesia, Iran, Laos, New Zealand, Peru, the Philippines, Romania and Yugoslavia also offered to provide contingents. In addition, the United States... Topics: 115 ATU, 115 ATU RCAF, 115 ATU 1957, 115 ARU RCAF the beginning, 115 ATU 1947, 115 ATU Abu Suier,...
This is a complete history of 115 ATU at El Arish UNEF 1 in the context of history to date ,pictures ,statistics, diary and a facinating account of 115 ATUs brief mission in Yemen.It is not complete in that there are gaps in the history ,pictures missing and stories yet to be told Topics: History of 115 ATU RCAF, Complete history of 115 ATU, 115 ATU RCAF, 115 ATU.UNEF 1, 115 ATU Photos,...
byGord Jenkins with numerous 115 ATU Contributors firstname.lastname@example.org
An ongoing "Work in Ptocess of the forgotten 115 ATU RCAF Unit which served from 1957 to 1967 in El Ari" sh Egypt (with a brif excursion to Yemen) from 1957 to 1967. Numerous people keep adding to the "jig saw " of this RCAF Unit History -attribution is nted in the document- please contribute /correct /add. Next research will be 116 ATU RCAF of UNEF 2 Canadians in Rafah and Gaza and points beteween during UNEF 1 NOTE -File is large and wtll have to be saved first -then opened Topics: 115 ATU, 115 ATU RCAF, 115 ATU History, UNEF 1, El Arish, Yemen and UN.Congo and UN. UN...
Saint Catherine's Monastery commonly known as Santa Katarina lies on the Sinai Peninsula, at the mouth of a gorge at the foot of Mount Sinai, South Sinai The monastery is Greek Orthodox and is a UNESCO World Heritage Site said to have been built between 548 and 565 AD This monastery is one of the oldest working Christian monasteries in the world situated across the Red Sea in the desert south of Cairo These pictures are 1965 before there was a road - we landed by Caribou flown by W/C Hartmann... Topics: St Catherine's Monastery, 115 ATU, 115 ATU RCAF visit to St Catherine's Monastery, 115 ATU, Gord...
byGord Jenkins from Doug Poole email@example.com
This is a very well written description by Doug Poole of when a detachment of 115 ATU was sent to Sanaa Yemen for a short lived but interesting peacekeeping operation Topics: 115 ATU RCAF, 115 ATU, 115 ATU and the Yemen, Yemen, UNEF 1 and Yemen, UN and Yemen, Doug Poole,...
Building Bridges: Your Community & Labor Report National Edition Produced by Mimi Rosenberg & Ken Nash ***************** Mayor Bloomberg Provokes School Bus Strike, Hurting Workers, Parents and Children with Richard Gilberg, Attorney, ATU Local 1181 and Jimmy Hedge, Exec. Board Member, ATU Local 1181 Union busting is disgusting. NYC's Amalgamated Transit Union Local 1181, representing school bus drivers, escorts, and mechanics was forced onto picketlines to save its very existence, due... Topics: Sandy NYCHA, NYC School Bus Strike, ATU Local1181
This is Draft 1 if collecting data and pictures of aircraft that served at El Arish airbase diring UNEF 1 -DHC Caribous /Otters and DC-3s Topics: UNEF 1, 115 ATU, 115 ATU RCAF, Aircraft of UN, Aircraft of UNEF 1, Gord Jenkins, Gord Jenkins...
Reference /Attribution www/ii5ATU.ca Backbround At Abu Suweir Egypt in November 1956, 115 Communications Flight was created. In January 1957, Number 435 Squadron returned to Canada but left No.114 Communications flight with four CC-119 Flying boxcars. In September 1957 the RCAF moved from Abu Suweir to refurbished El Arish airfield. When 114 Communications Flight at Naples was disbanded the RCAF detachment changed its name from 115 Communications Flight to 115 Air Transport Unit. The 115 ATU... Topics: El Arish Airport, UNEF1, 115 ATU, 115 ATU RCAF, Caribou aircraft, Otter, North star, Gord Jenkis,...
115 ATU RCAF was stationed at El Arish for 10 years serving UNEF 1 by air from 1957 till 1967- with DC 3s to start quickly replaced bt Caribous and for the whole 10 years the faithful Otter The El Arish airbase had been built by the British in WW2 about 5 to 7 miles inland from the Mediteraanean Sea - not an ideal place to have quarters So the RCAF chose what was reputed to be a WW2 rest camp on or near rhe Mediterranean Sea. Below are pictures taken by numerous "inhabitants" during... Topics: Marina, UNEF 1, 115 ATU, 115 ATU RCAF, History of RCAF, Gord Jenkins, Gord Jenkins of Ottawa
Chicago public transit riders and workers have become fed up with the perennial funding crises that always translate into service cuts and attacks on working conditions and jobs. There needs to be a positive social solution with adequate funding, and transit riders and workers need to control the system. With Mike Pitula, Little Village Environmental Justice Organization; and Erek Slater, CTA Bus Driver. Also Elwood Flowers, ATU 308; Carlos Acevedo, ATU 241; Dan Hrycyk, Financial Sec., ATU 241;... Topics: Chicago Transit Authority, CTA, ATU, Transit Unions, transit cuts
El arish airport was taken over -at least part of it -in 1957 for UNEF 1=115 ATU RCAF - and 115 ATU RCAF stayed there till 1967 when they quickly had to leave. The RCAF Unit shared the airport with an Egyptian airforce squadron of Migs. The airport was shaped in an "X" with the two runways intersecting. The history is not written down anywhere I can find - probably buolt by the British WW2? or even earlier.One runway was in excellent condition and the Egyptians claimed that runway The... Topics: UNEF 1, 115 ATU, 115 ATU RCAF, history of RCAF, El Arish Airport, El Arish airport and UNEF 1, Gord...
Reference /Attribution http://www.un.org/en/peacekeeping/missions/past/unef1backgr2.html On 5 November 1956, Canada, Colombia, Denmark, Finland, Norway, Pakistan and Sweden had replied affirmatively.(to the request for troops for UNEF 1) In the following days, Afghanistan, Brazil, Burma, Ceylon, Chile, Czechoslovakia, Ecuador, Ethiopia, India, Indonesia, Iran, Laos, New Zealand, Peru, the Philippines, Romania and Yugoslavia also offered to provide contingents. In addition, the United States... Topics: UNEF 1, 115 ATU, 115 ATU RCAF, RCAF Capodichimo Italy, Abu SuweirEgypt, 115 ATU Capodichimo Italy,...
Building Bridges National Edition Produced by Mimi Rosenberg & Ken Nash ***************** Greeceâs Radical Left Coalition SYRIZA Leader Alexis Tsipras in NY Says No to Anti-Austerity Politics with Alexis Tsipras, member, Hellenic parliament, pres. of the Synaspismos political party since 2008, head of the SYRIZA parliamentary group since 2009 and leader of the opposition since June 2012 The Radical Coalition of the Left (Syriza) has become Greece's second-largest party following its... Topics: Greece austerity, Alexis Tsipras, SYRIZA, Europe economic crisis austerity, ATU Local 1181, NYC...
Eunice Choi, attorney with the Southern Poverty Law Center and James Macon, President of ATU local 998 in Milwaukee, WI are the guests for the Monday, Oct. 12 broadcast of The Labor Forum on WRFG 89.3FM from 4-5pm. Ms. Choi updates the listeners on immigration issues in metro Atlanta, particularly with Fulton County's relationship with ICE. President Macon speaks about the fight back in Wisconsin against anti-union legislation and policies of Gov. Scott Walker's administration. On Oct. 5,... Topics: Eunice Choy, Southern Poverty Law Center, James Macon, ATU, WRFG, Labor Forum
Bhukampa song (Baisakh 12,2072 ) By D.R. Atu Nepal Aama CD Vijaya adhikari www.freenepalisong.com Topics: Bhukampa song (Baisakh 12, 2072 ) By D.R. Atu Nepal Aama CD Vijaya adhikari www.freenepalisong.com
Building Bridges with Mimi Rosenberg & Ken Nash Monday, January 14, 2013, 7 - 8 pm EST over WBAI Radio, 99.5 FM, or streaming live at http://www.wbai.org ******************************** Mayor Bloomberg Provokes School Bus Strike, Hurting Workers, Parents and Children with Jimmy Hedge Executive Board Member/Delegate, Amalgamated Transportation Union (ATU) Local 1181 and Sara Catalinotto, Member, Parents to Improve School Transportation The Mayor lies when he says he has no choice but to lay... Topics: Ramsey Clark, Central Park Five, Yusef Salaam, Roger Wareham, NYC School Bus Strike, ATU Local 1181
The Labor Forum on WRFG 89.3FM welcomes Preyonda Broome, ATU member and MARTA Mobility driver to the studio to talk about the privatization of the service and how the union and workers are fighting back. She will describe recent actions the MARTA workers have taken to alert the public of the negative consequences of privatization of public transportation. The Labor Forum audience will hear about the Southern Workers School held March 5-6 in Raleigh, NC from an organizer and a participant. More... Topics: ATU, MARTA Mobility, Southern Workers School, Raleigh North Carolina, Southern Workers Assembly
Building Bridges with Mimi Rosenberg & Ken Nash Monday, January 28, 2013, 7 - 8 pm EST over WBAI Radio, 99.5 FM, or streaming live at http://www.wbai.org ******************************** Canadian Oil Workers Tell Obama Reject Keystone XL Pipeline: Itâs Bad for the Environment & Bad for Workers with Dave Coles, Pres. Communications, Energy & Paperworkers Union of Canada (CEP) Canada's largest union in several key sectors, including forestry, energy, media,and telecommunications at a... Topics: SYRIZA, Alexis Tsipras, Dave Coles, XL Pipeline, ATU Local 1181. NYC school Bus strike, Ramsey Clark
This is the full 5-11-2014 episode of the Labor Express Radio program. On today’s episode of Labor Express Radio we bring you more audio from the Labor Notes Conference held in Chicago Friday April 4th through Sunday April 6th. We will air audio from several speakers who are actively involved in reforming and transforming their unions - turning into more democratic, more militant organizations willing to fight back against concessions.First we will hear from Tim Sylvester, president of... Topics: labor, chicago, union, justice, workers, IAM, ATU, TDU, Teamsters, transit, boeing, public transit,...
Details/Information for Canadian Forces (CF) Operation United Nations Emergency Force ICF Overseas Operations have most often operated within the construct of an international mandate. As such, the International Information is presented first in order to provide the context of the Canadian Operation (displayed second). Eventually, all rotations associated with the particular Canadian operation will also be displayed.[ International Information | CF Information | CF Rotation... Topics: UNEF 1, United Nations Emergency Force 1, El Arish, Rafah, Gaza, Peacekeeping UNEF1, Canadian...
Building Bridges: Your Community and Labor Report National Edition - 27:51 Produced by Ken Nash and Mimi Rosenberg **************************** TWU Local 100 â Keep America Moving - Fighting Layoffs Featuring John Samuelsen, President, TWU, Local 100 Rev. Jesse Jackson, President, Rainbow PUSH Coalition Larry Hanley. ATU International Vice President 2500 Transit workers and supporters rallied at NYCâs Penn Station in an event timed to coincide with other actions taken around the nation to... Topics: Greece debt crisis, Costas Panayotakis, John Samuelsen, TWU, Local 100, Jesse Jackson, Larry...